Warrnambool Cheese & Butter Factory Co Holdings Ltd
Warrnambool Cheese and Butter (WCB) has been producing high quality dairy products for over 120 years, making us the oldest dairy processor in Australia today. We are an Australian-owned company, listed on the Australian Stock Exchange since 2004.
Warrnambool Cheese and Butter is one of the largest employers in South West Victoria, with about 300 (full-time equivalent) employees based at our Allansford site.
WCB is a major producer of high quality dairy commodities such as cheese, milk powders, whey protein, butter and cream, for both domestic and export markets. We also produce fresh milk under the Sungold brand and high quality food supplements under the brands of Enprocal andEnprocal Repair.
Fresh Milk (Sungold)
Whey Protein Concentrate
Enprocal (high quality nutritional support to help fight frailty)
Pro10Active (high quality and unique formulated food supplement)
Where our products are sold around the world
Affordable land and livestock, viable milk returns and excellent farm services combine to make our region the fastest growing dairy region in the nation. Our Company has an ongoing commitment to maintaining successful relationships with our suppliers and to capturing opportunities presented by supply growth.
We have dairy farm suppliers throughout south western and central Victoria and the Fleurieu Peninsula, the Hills and south-eastern regions of South Australia. Herd size ranges from 50 to 1500 cows with an average of around 215 cows, run on pasture-based systems. Over 70% of farms are dryland operations, with pockets of irrigated properties in some areas.
WCB is an Australian-owned company, listed on the Australian Stock Exchange since 2004. Click the links below to find out more about investing in WCB.
For the Kids
The dairy industry is the third largest rural industry in Australia, ranking behind beef and wheat in terms of the value of production. The Australian dairy industry is one of the most efficient in the world with comparatively low production costs. Click the links below to find out more about dairy farming.
The Australian Dairy Industry
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